The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 255 248 221
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -27
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 15 19 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.19% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.64% 0.76% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 11
Median daily rate £475 £425 £123
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +246.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £144 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £563 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £426 £295 £135
% change year-on-year
+44.23% +119.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 10
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +7.14%
Windows Vista
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2361 2486 2401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.53% 25.05% 25.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1397 1270 1186
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 228 241
Median hourly rate £18.75 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.22 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Windows Vista as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Vista across the South East region.

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Vista across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Windows Vista Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Vista across the South East region.

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Vista within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -10 6 £475 +8.57% 2
Buckinghamshire - 6 £525 -
Berkshire +5 1 - - 1
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Vista also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (93.10%) Active Directory
3 19 (65.52%) Security Cleared
4 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
5 16 (55.17%) VMware
5 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (55.17%) DV Cleared
6 15 (51.72%) MS Exchange
7 14 (48.28%) Oracle
8 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
8 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (41.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 12 (41.38%) Firewall
10 11 (37.93%) MSI
10 11 (37.93%) HP
10 11 (37.93%) SQL
11 10 (34.48%) Intel Security
11 10 (34.48%) PowerShell
11 10 (34.48%) Lumension
12 9 (31.03%) Internet
13 8 (27.59%) Citrix
13 8 (27.59%) FTP
13 8 (27.59%) SMTP
13 8 (27.59%) Client/Server
13 8 (27.59%) Windows XP
13 8 (27.59%) Unix
13 8 (27.59%) Service Management
13 8 (27.59%) IPsec
13 8 (27.59%) SSH
13 8 (27.59%) Patch Management

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (51.72%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (3.45%) Sage 200
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Mimecast
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) Firewall
2 9 (31.03%) Internet
3 8 (27.59%) FTP
3 8 (27.59%) IPsec
3 8 (27.59%) SMTP
3 8 (27.59%) SSH
4 4 (13.79%) DHCP
4 4 (13.79%) DNS
4 4 (13.79%) LAN
4 4 (13.79%) SAN
4 4 (13.79%) WAN
5 2 (6.90%) Kerberos
5 2 (6.90%) NAS
5 2 (6.90%) Wireless
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.45%) MPLS
6 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.45%) VPN
6 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MSI
2 2 (6.90%) StarTeam
3 1 (3.45%) JUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Law
1 2 (6.90%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Billing
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
1 5 (17.24%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) DBA
2 4 (13.79%) Desktop Support
2 4 (13.79%) DV Cleared DBA
2 4 (13.79%) SQL DBA
3 3 (10.34%) Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Information Assurance Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Support
4 2 (6.90%) Security Advisor
4 2 (6.90%) Security Architect
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
4 2 (6.90%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) LAMP
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) Java EE
3 1 (3.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Client/Server
1 8 (27.59%) Cryptography
2 6 (20.69%) CESG
3 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (27.59%) Unix
3 8 (27.59%) Windows XP
4 4 (13.79%) Windows 2000
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
5 3 (10.34%) Linux
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.90%) Debian
6 2 (6.90%) Fedora
6 2 (6.90%) SUSE
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.90%) Windows NT
7 1 (3.45%) AIX
7 1 (3.45%) Android
7 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) OWASP
1 8 (27.59%) Patch Management
1 8 (27.59%) Service Management
2 7 (24.14%) Fuzz Testing
3 6 (20.69%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (20.69%) Information Assurance
3 6 (20.69%) ISMS
4 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.34%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (10.34%) Security Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.45%) Change Management
7 1 (3.45%) ITSM
7 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) PowerShell
3 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
3 4 (13.79%) VBScript
4 3 (10.34%) Java
5 2 (6.90%) Perl
5 2 (6.90%) PHP
5 2 (6.90%) Ruby
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (65.52%) Security Cleared
2 16 (55.17%) DV Cleared
3 6 (20.69%) CESG Certified Professional
3 6 (20.69%) CISSP
4 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
5 3 (10.34%) CEH
6 2 (6.90%) CREST Certified
6 2 (6.90%) Cyber Scheme
6 2 (6.90%) MCP
6 2 (6.90%) OSCP
6 2 (6.90%) Tigerscheme
7 1 (3.45%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) RMADS
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (93.10%) Active Directory
2 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (27.59%) Sendmail
4 2 (6.90%) Samba
5 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 16 (55.17%) VMware
3 14 (48.28%) Oracle
4 11 (37.93%) HP
5 10 (34.48%) Intel Security
5 10 (34.48%) Lumension
6 8 (27.59%) Citrix
7 2 (6.90%) Cisco
7 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.45%) Aruba
8 1 (3.45%) BMC
8 1 (3.45%) Borland
8 1 (3.45%) Dell
8 1 (3.45%) IBM
8 1 (3.45%) Remedy
8 1 (3.45%) Sage
8 1 (3.45%) SAP
8 1 (3.45%) Symantec
8 1 (3.45%) Xerox